10 new dengue cases in Delhi

New Delhi: Ten more dengue cases were reported in the national capital since Wednesday, pushing the year`s total number to 1,997, official data said Thursday.

Of the new cases, four were reported from areas under North Delhi Municipal Corporation (North DMC), five from South Delhi Municipal Corporation (South DMC), and one in East Delhi Municipal Corporation (East DMC).

The mosquito-borne disease has claimed four lives since it hit the city this year. Areas under SDMC have reported the maximum number of dengue cases at 795.